The Export Control Organisation has updated and amended 23 Open General Export Licences (OGELs) and revoked one other.
The Export Control Organisation has issued guidance on the intrusion software controls that were implemented across the EU in December 2014.
The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has arranged a series of surgeries on MOD Form 680. Exporters will be able to discuss their needs and ask questions in a secure and confidential environment.
Strategic export control licensing statistics have been published as Official Statistics for the first time.
Notice to Exporters 2015/21 – European Commission launches online public consultation on the dual-use export policy review (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009)
Find further details about contributing to the European Commission online public consultation on their review of the EU export control regime for dual-use items (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009) launched on 15 July. Closing Date 15 October 2015
On 14 July Iran and the E3+3 (i.e. The USA, UK, France, Russia, China and Germany) reached agreement on a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA) on Iran’s nuclear programme. Under this agreement Iran will take certain steps in respect of its nuclear programme and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will verify that it has done so. At that point the economic sanctions against Iran will begin to…
Notice to Exporters 2015/19: Extra ‘end user type’ information required for standard individual licence applications from 8 July
Exporters applying for SIELs and SITCLs on the SPIRE system will need to specify the type of end user from Wednesday 8 July 2015.
The European Commission has published an online questionnaire for exporters of dual use items. The Export Control Organisation encourages all exporters of these items to respond.
The Export Control Organisation (ECO) is currently handling a very high volume of applications for SIELs. As a result we are missing our primary target. ECO is working hard to bring to bring performance back on track, and we apologise for the inconvenience to exporters.
Notice to Exporters 2015/16: amendment to the Export Control Order 2008 (‘the main Order’) – changes to Schedule 1, 2 and 3
The Export Control Organisation (ECO) has amended the Export Control Order 2008. Changes have been made to Schedule 1, 2 and 3 of the Order.